Stephen Curry becomes the first player in NBA to reach 3000 three-pointers

  

Stephen Curry becomes the first player in NBA history to reach 3000 three-pointer made, just 15 days ago, Curry surpassed Ray Allen in most three-point field goal made in NBA History. The feat secured by Curry in his 794 games of his career. Entering the game Curry only needs one three-pointer to reach 3000.

Stephen Curry becomes the first player in NBA  to reach 3000 three-pointer made

Stephen Curry had a tough night started the game 0-for-7 from 3-point range, but finally converted a three-pointer at the end of the third quarter.

Despite losing to Denver Nuggets with a final score of “89-86”, Stephen Curry finished the game with 23 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists, including 5 of 14 in the 3-pointers to give him 3,004 converted three’s in his career.

Rank Name of Player Total three-point field goal made

1.

Stephen Curry 3,004

2.

Ray Allen 2,973

3.

Reggie Miller 2,560

4.

James Harden 2,509

5.

Kyle Korver 2,450

6.

Vince Carter 2,290

7.

Jason Terry 2,282

8.

Jamal Crawford 2,221

9.

Paul Pierce 2,143

10.

Damian Lillard 2,128

11.

Lebron James 2,030

Stephen Curry also leads the 2021-2022 NBA season with most three’s converted, followed by Buddy Hield of Sacramento Kings.

Below are the top 5 players with the most three’s field goal made:

Rank Name of Player Total three-point field goal made

1.

Stephen Curry 172

2.

Buddy Hield 124

3.

Patty Mills 109

4.

Desmond Bane 100

5.

Kelly Oubre Jr. 99

Curry also now had 157 consecutive games with a converted a 3-pointer, tying his own NBA record. Stephen Curry has made a 3-pointer in every game since Dec. 1, 2018.

source: nba